Current Projects

Please click on the project title to view project description and requirements.

Please submit all application documents for review to:

Eric Roque
LS-LAMP Program
310 Richardson Building

1) Application Form

2) Letter of Recommendation from a faculty member or advisor

3) Copy of your most recent undergraduate transcript

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Dr. Vijay John, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Nanocarriers for Transcutaneous Drug and Vaccine Delivery

Dr. Matthew M. Montemore, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Designing Alloy Catalysts for Fuel Cells

Dr. Noshir Pesika, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Fabrication of Dry Adhesives mimicking the Gecko Adhesive System

Earth and Environmental Science

Dr. Mead Allison, Earth & Environmental Sciences
Coastal Restoration of Lake Calcasieu, Southwest Louisiana

Dr. Torbjörn E. Törnqvist, Earth & Environmental Sciences
Subsidence potential of the New Orleans metropolitan area

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Dr. Hank Bart, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Fish Biodiversity Discovery in Kenya

Dr. Emily Farrer, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Do plant-microbe interactions shift across the landscape? A test in wetland systems

Dr. Caz Taylor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Urban Ecology of Monarch Butterflies

Dr. Alex R. Gunderson, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Competition in cold blood: Temperature-dependent competitive interactions between native and introduced lizard species

Dr. Jordan Karubian, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Light Pollution, Predation, and Nest Success of Northern Mockingbirds

Dr. Kathleen Ferris, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
The genetic basis of local adaptation and phenotypic plasticity in Monkeyflowers

Dr. Thomas Sherry, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Evolutionary Specialization and Coevolution in Tropical Plant-Animal Relationships

Psychology and Psychiatry

Dr. Michael Hoerger, Psychology and Psychiatry
Serious Illness Support